2006 – 2007 Events

50th Anniversary Year

The beauty of these arrangements comes to life thanks to the skill and hard work of our photographers. We thank them and acknowledge their contributions. Our photographers retain copyrights on their work and give Ikebana International Chapter No. 1 the right to use them.

50th Anniversary Exhibition and Reception at the National Arboretum – September 2006  

50th Anniversary programs on “The Parallel Development of Japanese Art and Ikebana” at the Freer Gallery.  Presentations by Allie Uyehara, Kiyoko Uyeda, and Betty Taylor – February 2007

50th Anniversary Event “Ikebana of the Future” Demonstrations by Professor Namba (Ohara School) and Iemoto Designate Naohiro Kasuya (Ichiyo School) – March 2007  

50th Anniversary Gala Dinner; Professor Shozo Sato, Speaker – June 2007 at the Belle Haven Country Club